PAMELA E. OLSEN

polsen@clinewilliams.com
(308) 635-1020

Practice Areas

Practice Emphasis:

Pam is the administrator and legal counsel for the Nebraska Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association. She is the Executive Director to the Minnesota Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association. She also  practices in the areas of estate planning, elder law, Medicaid/Medicare/SSI/SSDI benefits counseling, and appellate practice in both state and federal courts.

Admitted to Practice:

Nebraska
United States District Court for the District of Nebraska
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

Education:

Creighton University, J.D., magna cum laude, 1996
University of Nebraska, B.J., with highest distinction, 1993

Other Experience/Achievements:

  • Administrator, Nebraska Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, 2003-present
  • Executive Director, Minnesota Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association, 2019
  • Guaranty Association System Members Participation Council Chair, 2015-2018
  • Lifetime Fellow, Nebraska State Bar Foundation
  • Member, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Banner County Schools Foundation Board of Directors
  • Banner County Schools Community Outreach Committee Member
  • Cheyenne-Kimball-Banner County 4-H Council Member
  • Law Clerk to Chief Justice C. Thomas White, Nebraska Supreme Court, 1996-1997
  • Law Clerk to Judge George G. Fagg, United States Circuit Judge, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1998-2000
  • Member, Coca-Cola Scholars Selection National Committee, 2000 and 2008
  • Editor-in-Chief, Creighton Law Review, 1995-1996